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Office of General Counsel

Opinions Year 1995


PRECEDENT OPINIONS

PREC 1-95    Surviving Spouse's Improved Pensions amount where Veterans' Surviving Child receives Protected Apportionment of § 306 Pensions     Citation: Vet. Aff. Op. Gen Couns. Prec. 1-95, VAOPGCPREC 1-95, 1995

PREC 2-95    Applicability of the $1,500 Rule" where an Incompetent Veteran is Hospitalized in a Private, Foreign Hospital at VA Expense     Citation: Vet. Aff. Op. Gen Couns. Prec. 2-95, VAOPGCPREC 2-95, 1995

PREC 3-95    Payment of Death Benefits to Remarried Spouse - Effect of Annulment     Citation: Vet. Aff. Op. Gen Couns. Prec. 3-95, VAOPGCPREC 3-95, 1995

PREC 4-95    Entitlement to Veterans' Mortgage Life Insurance   Citation: Vet. Aff. Op. Gen Couns. Prec. 4-95, VAOPGCPREC 4-95, 1995

PREC 5-95    Protection of Disability Rating where Benefits are discontinued due to Return to Active Duty     Citation: Vet. Aff. Op. Gen Couns. Prec. 5-95, VAOPGCPREC 5-95, 1995

 PREC 6-95    Classification of Service -- Attendance at the United States Military Academy Preparatory School or Naval Academy Preparatory School     Citation: Vet. Aff. Op. Gen Couns. Prec. 6-95, VAOPGCPREC 6-95, 1995

PREC 7-95    Fees for obtaining Records - Duty to Assist Claimants    Citation: Vet. Aff. Op. Gen Couns. Prec. 7-95, VAOPGCPREC 7-95, 1995

PREC 8-95    Proper Interpretation of 38 C.F.R. §§ 21.4234(b), 21.5232, 21.7114, and 21.7614     Citation: Vet. Aff. Op. Gen Couns. Prec. 8-95, VAOPGCPREC 8-95, 1995

PREC 9-95    Impact of Inherited Life Estate on Income and Net Worth for improved Pension Purposes     Citation: Vet. Aff. Op. Gen Couns. Prec. 9-95, VAOPGCPREC 9-95, 1995

PREC 10-95    Use of Diagnostic and Statistical Manual in Claims based on Mental Disorders     Citation: Vet. Aff. Op. Gen Couns. Prec. 10-95, VAOPGCPREC 10-95, 1995

PREC 11-95    Duty to Assist -- Contemporaneous Examination Requirement    Citation: Vet. Aff. Op. Gen Couns. Prec. 11-95, VAOPGCPREC 11-95, 1995

PREC 12-95    Clear and Unmistakable Error -- Constructive Notice of VA Medical Records    Citation: Vet. Aff. Op. Gen Couns. Prec. 12-95, VAOPGCPREC 12-95, 1995

PREC 13-95    Specially Adapted Housing Death Case     Citation: Vet. Aff. Op. Gen Couns. Prec. 13-95, VAOPGCPREC 13-95, 1995

PREC 14-95    Reviewability of Unappealed Regional Office Decisions for Clear and Unmistakable Error - Effect of Subsequent Board of Veterans' Appeals Action     Citation: Vet. Aff. Op. Gen Couns. Prec. 14-95, VAOPGCPREC 14-95, 1995

PREC 15-95    Applicability of the final Stipulation and Order Entered in the Nehmer litigation     Citation: Vet. Aff. Op. Gen Couns. Prec. 15-95, VAOPGCPREC 15-95, 1995

PREC 16-95    School Supplement for VA Work-Study Students     Citation: Vet. Aff. Op. Gen Couns. Prec. 16-95, VAOPGCPREC 16-95, 1995

PREC 17-95    Application of 38 U.S.C. § 7722     Citation: Vet. Aff. Op. Gen Couns. Prec. 17-95, VAOPGCPREC 17-95, 1995

PREC 18-95    Termination Date in computing Past-Due Benefits     Citation: Vet. Aff. Op. Gen Couns. Prec. 18-95, VAOPGCPREC 18-95, 1995

PREC 19-95    Time Limitations on Claims resulting from Nonnegotiation of Benefit Checks by the Payee     Citation: Vet. Aff. Op. Gen Couns. Prec. 19-95, VAOPGCPREC 19-95, 1995

PREC 20-95    Medical Records Review prior to Rating Examinations     Citation: Vet. Aff. Op. Gen Couns. Prec. 20-95, VAOPGCPREC 20-95, 1995

PREC 21-95    Multiple Overpayments - Notification of Waiver Rights      Citation: Vet. Aff. Op. Gen Couns. Prec. 21-95, VAOPGCPREC 21-95, 1995

PREC 22-95    Effect of Secondary Entitlements and Changes in Representational Status on the department of Veterans Affairs' Obligation to pay Attorney fees from Past-Due Benefits     Citation: Vet. Aff. Op. Gen Couns. Prec. 22-95, VAOPGCPREC 22-95, 1995

PREC 23-95    Application of Estate Limitation to Incompetent Veteran receiving Rehabilitation Services      Citation: Vet. Aff. Op. Gen Couns. Prec. 23-95, VAOPGCPREC 23-95, 1995

PREC 24-95    Adjustment of Benefits under 38 C.F.R. §§ 3.557 and 3.853 for Certain Incompetent, Institutionalized Veterans     Citation: Vet. Aff. Op. Gen Couns. Prec. 24-95, VAOPGCPREC 24-95, 1995

PREC 25-95    "Obvious Error" and Reconsideration of Board of Veterans' Appeals decisions based upon a Subsequently Invalidated Regulation     Citation: Vet. Aff. Op. Gen Couns. Prec. 25-95, VAOPGCPREC 25-95, 1995

PREC 26-95    VA Housing Loans and Specially Adapted Housing Grants for Property held in Revocable Family Living Trusts     Citation: Vet. Aff. Op. Gen Couns. Prec. 26-95, VAOPGCPREC 26-95, 1995

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